President Ghani heads to Turkey to attend the extraordinary Summit of the OIC

Arg, Kabul: The President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan Mohammad Ashraf Ghani departed for Turkey this evening to attend the extraordinary Summit of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation which is due to be held tomorrow in Turkey. The President is being accompanied by a senior government delegation.

In his speech, the President will voice the stance and concerns of the Afghan people and Government over the recent decision of the U.S. on recognizing Jerusalem and shifting their embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.

The President is joined by foreign minister Salahudin Rabbani, advisor to the President Fazel Fazly and deputy chief of staff for strategic communications and media Mohammad Haroon Chakhansuri.